William D. Magwood IV (S 1982, HS 1983), Commissioner, U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission, will present: A Regulator’s Perspective on Nuclear Power in a Post–Fukushima World.
Mr. Magwood has a distinguished career in the nuclear field and in public service. He was the longest-serving head of theUnited States' civilian nuclear technology program, serving two Presidents and five Secretaries of Energy from 1998 until 2005. His talk will review the current status of operating and newly-licensed reactors in the U.S. and discuss the pertinentissues before the Nuclear Regulatory Commission.
Commissioner Magwood will speak at 4:30 p.m. in Margaret Morrison Carnegie Hall 103, Breed Hall Auditorium.